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1.
In a city there are 55,322 men and 42,335 women. Find the adult population in the city.
 a. 96,777 b. 97,657 c. 99,687 d. 98,657

#### Solution:

Number of men = 55,322

Number of women = 42,335

Adult population = number of men + number of women = 55,322 + 42,335

 TTh Th H T O 5 5 3 2 2 + 4 2 3 3 5 9 7 6 5 7

Adult population in the city is 97,657.

2.
Francis scored 11 in Physics, 53 in English, and 41 in History. What was his total score in all the three subjects?
 a. 89 b. 105 c. 115 d. 125

#### Solution:

Francis's total score in all the three subjects = the sum of his score in each subject

= 11 + 53 + 41
[Substitute the values.]

 H T O 1 [Carry.] 1 1 5 3 + 4 1 1 0 5

The total score of Francis is 105.

3.
Chris needs 618 kg of sugar for cookies and 926 kg of sugar for cake. How much sugar does he need in all?
 a. 1444 kg b. 1544 kg c. 308 kg d. 1534 kg

#### Solution:

Total quantity of sugar needed = Quantity of sugar needed for cookies + Quantity of sugar needed for cake

= 618 kg + 926 kg = 1544 kg
[Substitute the values.]

So, Chris needs 1544 kg of sugar in all.

4.
Kate's mom needs 12 yards of cloth for bed and 6 yards of cloth for window curtains. How many yards of cloth does she need in all?
 a. 14 yards b. 8 yards c. 18 yards d. 6 yards

#### Solution:

Total number of yards of cloth needed = Number of yards of cloth for bed + Number of yards of cloth for window curtains

= 12 + 6 = 18
[Substitute the values.]

So, Kate's mom needs 18 yards of cloth in all.

5.
A farmer has 57 apple trees and 96 mango trees in his orchard. How many trees are there altogether?
 a. 41 b. 39 c. 153 d. 143

#### Solution:

Total number of trees = Number of apple trees + Number of mango trees

 1 5 7 + 9 6 1 5 3

So, there are 153 trees altogether.

6.
George steps out of his house into a long street. A toy shop is 117 m to the left and a fancy shop is 194 m to the right. By how much distance are the two shops separated?
 a. 301 m b. 311 m c. 411 m d. 321 m

#### Solution:

Distance between the two shops = Distance between George's house and the toy shop + Distance between George's house and the fancy shop

 1 1 1 1 7 + 1 9 4 3 1 1

So, the two shops are separated by a distance of 311 m.

7.
There are 22 Vultures and 12 Sparrows on a tree. Find the total number of Vultures and Sparrows on the tree.
 a. 40 b. 34 c. 37 d. 38

#### Solution:

Total number of Vultures and Sparrows = Number of Vultures + Number of Sparrows

= 22 + 12
[Substitute the values.]

 T O 2 2 + 1 2 3 4 [Add.]

So, there were a total of 34 Vultures and Sparrows on the tree.

8.
There are 31 nickels and 22 dimes in a bag. Find the total number of coins in the bag.
 a. 53 b. 59 c. 55 d. 57

#### Solution:

Total number of coins = Number of nickels + Number of dimes

= 31 + 22
[Substitute the values.]

 T O 3 1 + 2 2 5 3 [Add.]

So, there are a total of 53 coins in the bag.

9.
There are 34 white shirts and 23 red shirts in a store. Find the total number of shirts in the store.
 a. 59 b. 60 c. 58 d. 57

#### Solution:

Total number of shirts in the store = Number of white shirts + Number of red shirts

= 34 + 23
[Substitute the values.]

 T O 3 4 + 2 3 5 7 [Add.]

So, there are a total of 57 shirts in the store.

10.
There are 50 balls and 24 chalks in a box. Find the total number of balls and chalks.
 a. 75 b. 79 c. 74 d. 77

#### Solution:

Total number of balls and chalks = Number of balls + Number of chalks

= 50 + 24
[Substitute the values.]

 T O 5 0 + 2 4 7 4 [Add.]

So, there are a total of 74 balls and chalks in the box.